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Shovels and sleds replace bats and gloves
Teenager suffers minor injuries in two-vehicle crash
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Double homicide: Police find two victims in rural Perham home early this morning
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Morneau dazzles fans at Men’s Night Out
Wadena-DC boys take first in Bemidji
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
Charlotte L. Robbins
Stephen "Steve" Papillon
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Sebeka Fire and Rescue receives TCHC Foundation grant
Wadena SWCD establishes priorities for 2018
Wadena County DAC day program faces seven percent cut
Farmers, ag suppliers bracing for busy planting season
Kathleen Novak to visit Wadena for Book Ends
Northern Lights Chorale concerts coming soon
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Entertainment briefs - April 5 edition
Entertainment briefs - March 29 edition
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Veterans: 3K-5k National Personnel Records Center military records restored weekly
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Letter: Thankful for Good Samaritan
Letter: Gun violence crisis runs much deeper than mass shootings
Veterans: 3 tips for transitioning service members from former VA secretary
Public comment sought on Minnesota’s first deer plan
Time to call in those longbeards is coming soon
Return of cold weather doesn’t mean ice is safe
Why are good duck numbers not translating to good hunter numbers?
Count your blessings and your birds
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Ethan James Johnson
Ellie Marie Karlson
Josiah Alvin Barnes
April 1, 2017
WDC Elementary celebrates ENVoY milestone
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary recently achieved a milestone when at least 80 percent of the school's classroom teachers have now been certified through ongoing coaching and professional development site visits. Principal Louis Rutten said this accomplishment has been a real team effort....
April 1, 2017 - 10:18am
March 31, 2017
'Words of wisdom'
Every day, Foster Grandma Leona Porter spends time in Jeff Mehl's classroom, helping students with their Accelerated Math. She sits at a small...
March 31, 2017 - 5:31pm
Helping students achieve success during MCAs
As the school year continues at Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School, life for our students is as busy as ever. In the classroom, our students are continuing to work hard at understanding and comprehending our state standards. All of this hard work in the classroom is preparing our...
March 31, 2017 - 3:55pm
March 20, 2017
Author Mary Casanova packs 'em in at Book Ends event
A standing room only crowd greeted Mary Casanova, a children and young adult novelist, at the March Book Ends event on Saturday, March 11, at...
March 20, 2017 - 5:33pm
March 17, 2017
'Donuts with Dad' a heart-warming event
Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary's kindergarten classrooms were brimming with students leading smiling dads, grandpas and father figures in tow to...
March 17, 2017 - 3:43pm
March 10, 2017
Lohmiller makes honor roll at WDC
Lila Lohmiller was mistakenly omitted from the Wadena-Deer Creek 2nd Quarter honor roll list. The Pioneer Journal regrets the error.
March 10, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 8, 2017
'Blue out the gym' Thursday night for the WDC Wolverine boys' basketball game
Break out the Blue Thursday, March 9 to support the WDC Wolverine boys' basketball team when they host East Grand Forks in the first round of the Section 8AA tourney. For the first time in 13 years, the WDC boys' basketball team will host a first round playoff game in the Section...
March 8, 2017 - 3:12pm
March 7, 2017
Students learn farm-to-table skills in greenhouse
Wadena-Deer Creek School students are learning lifelong skills in an independent study offered by greenhouse manager Kathy Connell. Becoming...
March 7, 2017 - 4:08pm
March 6, 2017
WDC offering upcoming Community Education classes
Defensive driving course This class is for those who have never taken a certified defensive driving class. If you are 55 or over, Minnesota law requires insurance companies to offer a 10 percent reduction for three years if you complete a certified defensive driving course. Receive...
March 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 3, 2017
Laying of the wreath: WDC students will visit Tomb of the Unknown Solder at Arlington Cemetery
Wadena-Deer Creek band and choir students will place a special wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Cemetery later this month....
March 3, 2017 - 5:11pm
Minnesota author/illustrator LaRochelle visits WDC Elementary
David LaRochelle, a Minnesota author and illustrator, visited students at Wadena-Deer Elementary, Jan. 21. LaRochelle spent the day storytelling,...
March 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 28, 2017
Cardinals overwhelm Wolverines in Section 6A quarterfinals
Kyle Davis saw his Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines outclassed on the Runestone Community Center ice last Tuesday in a 13-0 loss to state-ranked...
February 28, 2017 - 7:21pm
February 24, 2017
WDC fifth-grader advances to regional spelling bee
Wadena-Deer Creek fifth-grader Anna Guo won the WDC Spelling Bee Feb. 13 at WDC Middle/High School. She correctly spelled "stilton" in the 26th...
February 24, 2017 - 4:15pm
February 22, 2017
CEO students hosting ice fishing jamboree Feb. 25
The Central Minnesota CEO class is hosting a family-friendly ice fishing tournament, Saturday, Feb. 25 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Dower Lake near Staples. Prizes and trophies for most fish, along with the grand prize of a four-hour guided fishing trip by Walleye Dan. The cost is $10 for...
February 22, 2017 - 10:56am
February 19, 2017
WDC students make 2nd quarter honor roll
The following students made 'A' honor roll for 2nd quarter: Fifth grade Gracie Ames, Caitlyn Anderson, Jaxson Brown, Peyton Church, KatieRae Fiemeyer, Macey Goeden, Anna Guo, Libby Hartman, Lyrik Haug, Simon Kreklau, Isabelle Larson, Brenna Leeseberg, Teshome Loer, Macie Moore, Ean...
February 19, 2017 - 11:43am